Climate at a Glance

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1902
1-Month
1.67"
(42.42mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1901 1911
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1987
Feb–Mar 1902
2-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1901 1926
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1987
Jan–Mar 1902
3-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1901 1941
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1897
Ties: 1979
Dec 1901–Mar 1902
4-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1901 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1907
Ties: 1904, 1997
Nov 1901–Mar 1902
5-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1955
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1897
Oct 1901–Mar 1902
6-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1999
Sep 1901–Mar 1902
7-Month
8.46"
(214.88mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1901 1988
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1947
Aug 1901–Mar 1902
8-Month
9.88"
(250.95mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1900 2013
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1907
Jul 1901–Mar 1902
9-Month
11.57"
(293.88mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1900 2013
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1916
Jun 1901–Mar 1902
10-Month
15.75"
(400.05mm)
14.26"
(362.20mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1901 2013
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1916
May 1901–Mar 1902
11-Month
17.88"
(454.15mm)
16.87"
(428.50mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1916
Apr 1901–Mar 1902
12-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1916
Oct 1900–Mar 1902
18-Month
24.79"
(629.67mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1916
Apr 1900–Mar 1902
24-Month
37.61"
(955.29mm)
37.23"
(945.64mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1901 1935
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2012
Apr 1899–Mar 1902
36-Month
55.00"
(1,397.00mm)
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2011
Apr 1898–Mar 1902
48-Month
73.69"
(1,871.73mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-0.67"
(-17.01mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2012
Apr 1897–Mar 1902
60-Month
91.28"
(2,318.51mm)
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1938
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2012

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/